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The Most Ambitious Thing Humans Have Ever Attempted

“One of the things that I love about surgery is: it is the least stressful thing I do.” — Atul Gawande. (Photo: Kelly Davidson/Ariadne Labs) Our newest Freakonomics Radio episode is named “The Most Ambitious Thing Humans Have Ever Attempted.” (You can subscribe to the podcast at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or elsewhere, get the RSS …

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Retirees Get a 401k Withdrawal Headache

April 24, 2018 Retirees Get a 401ok Withdrawal Headache Different individuals, completely different methods. Myra Hindus and Jewell Jackson Myra Hindus of Boston, semi-retired at 68, had her monetary adviser estimate the 401(ok) withdrawals essential to assist her $Four,500 month-to-month finances, which the adviser additionally prescribed. But Hindus isn’t absolutely …

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Managed-Payout Funds: One-Stop Shopping for Retirement Income?

The holy grail of retirement revenue is assured, inflation-adjusted funds that final a lifetime, with principal left over. Annuities supply that sort of lifetime revenue, at the price of giving up your principal. But true inflation-adjusted annuities are laborious to seek out, and really costly. On the opposite hand, funding …

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